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scal·lion

 (skăl′yən)
n.
1. A bunching onion or a young onion harvested before the bulb develops. Also called green onion.
2. Any of several onionlike plants, such as a shallot.

[Middle English scaloun, from Anglo-Norman scalun, from Vulgar Latin *escalōnia, alteration of Latin (caepa) Ascalōnia, Ascalonian (onion), shallot, feminine of Ascalōnius, Ascalonian, from AscalōAscalōn-, , Ascalon (Ashkelon), an ancient city of southwest Palestine, from Hebrew 'ašqəlôn; see ṯql in Semitic roots.]

scallion

(ˈskæljən)
n
(Cookery) any of various onions or similar plants, such as the spring onion, that have a small bulb and long leaves and are eaten in salads. Also called: green onion
[C14: from Anglo-French scalun, from Latin Ascalōnia (caepa) Ascalonian (onion), from Ascalo Ascalon, a Palestinian port]

scal•lion

(ˈskæl yən)

n.
1. any onion that does not form a large bulb; green onion.
3. leek.
[1375–1425; late Middle English scalyon(e), Middle English scalone, scaloun < Anglo-French, for Old French *escaloigne < Vulgar Latin *escalonia, for Latin Ascalōnia (caepa) (onion of) Ascalon, a seaport of Palestine]

scallion

A collective term for salad vegetables with small root bulbs and long leaves, e.g. green onion.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scallion - plant having a large slender white bulb and flat overlapping dark green leavesscallion - plant having a large slender white bulb and flat overlapping dark green leaves; used in cooking; believed derived from the wild Allium ampeloprasum
leek - related to onions; white cylindrical bulb and flat dark-green leaves
alliaceous plant - bulbous plants having a characteristic pungent onion odor
2.scallion - a young onion before the bulb has enlargedscallion - a young onion before the bulb has enlarged; eaten in salads
onion - an aromatic flavorful vegetable
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Translations
jarní cibulka
forårsløg
kevätsipulipikkusipulipillisipuli
mladi luk
Daun bawang
scalognocipolla d’invernocipollinascalogna
ネギ
실파
cebolinhaCebolinha-verdecebolinho
salladslök
ต้นหอม
taze soğanYeşil soğan
hành lá

scallion

[ˈskæljən] Ncebolleta f (para ensalada), cebollita f (LAm)

scallion

[ˈskæljən] n (US)
(= shallot) → échalote f
(= leek) → poireau m

scallion

[ˈskælɪən] ncipollotto (Am) (shallot) → scalogno

scallion

بَصَلٌ أَخْضَر jarní cibulka forårsløg Frühlingszwiebel φρέσκο κρεμμύδι cebolleta pikkusipuli ciboule mladi luk cipollina ネギ 실파 bosui vårløk dymka cebolinha, cebolinho зеленый лук salladslök ต้นหอม taze soğan hành lá 小葱
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